BJP urges introduction of two new trains in Odisha

Ahead of the presentation of the railway budget in parliament Thursday, Odisha state BJP leaders Monday requested Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu to introduce two new trains that will improve rail connectivity in Odisha.

Duronto passengers stop train after AC system stops working

Howrah-bound 12848 Digha-Howrah Duronto Express was stopped at the Kanthi railway station after passengers complained of failure of the air-conditioning system inside the coaches.

Further hike in Rajdhani, Shatabdi and Duronto fares

Close on the heels of a fresh rise in passenger fares, Railways have decided to further hike the fares of premier trains such as Rajdhani, Shatabdi and Duronto effective from October 17.

Nzm-Pune Duronto Exp derails near Khandala, rail traffic hit

Rail traffic on the busy Mumbai-Pune trunk route was severely affected on Friday after the engine of Hazrat Nizamuddin-Pune AC Duronto Express derailed near Khandala-Lonavala.

Duronto Express to run on two key routes in TN

The Southern Railway announced the introduction of bi-weekly Duronto Express trains between Chennai -- Thiruvananthapuram and Chennai -- Madurai.

Amritsar-Chandigarh Duronto Express chugs off

The much-awaited Chandigarh-
Amritsar Duronto Express train was flagged off from here on Wednesday
by Minister of State for Railways KH Muniyappa.

Passengers on Duronto Express attacked, 4 held

Passengers travelling aboard
the New Delhi-Howrah Duronto Express were assaulted by a group
of men and four persons have been arrested in this connection,
railway officials said.

Coach factory rolls out jerk-free Duronto rake

The Rail Coach Factory here on Friday rolled out 15 coaches for Duronto Express which will enable passengers experience a jerk-free train ride for the first time.

Narrow escape for Duronto Express passengers

Passengers of Pune-Howrah
Duronto Express had a narrow escape on Tuesday when the train hit a
push trolley in West Singbhum district, railway sources said.

Mamata slams Buddha for ridiculing Duronto Express

Dismissing West Bengal Chief
Minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee`s criticism of Duronto
Express, Railway Minister Mamata Banerjee today said the
importance and success of the train cannot be diminished.

20 E’kulam Duronto exp passengers suffer food poisoning

Twenty passengers, including five children, on the non-stop Hazrat Nizamuddin (Delhi)-Ernakulam Duronto Express were Monday admitted to a hospital here after suffering from food poisoning.

Goof-up in new Durontos: Passengers kept waiting for food

In an embarrassment for Railways, scores of passengers travelling in three of its flagship Duronto non-stop trains were deprived of catering services despite the same being mentioned in the tickets.

Mamata Banerjee flags off three new Duronto Express trains

Minister Mamata Banerjee flagged off three new non-stop Duronto trains here on Wednesday.

Bedroll in sleeper class of Duronto Express

Passengers travelling in sleeper
class by Duronto Express will not have to carry bedrolls with
them as the Railway Ministry has decided to provide the kit to
those who opt for it.

Second Duronto Express flagged off

Second Duronto Express a non-stop point service between Chennai and Delhi, was launched on Monday.